Kenya Openly Discriminating Against Somalis
We've documented the resource strain of neighboring countries once a nation falls apart as neighbors have to take in refugees and tighten up their borders along with other measures. The effect of a conflict in one's home country on the diaspora is less well documented and potentially more dangerous.
Sources:Society for International Development August 2010, pg. 14
Human trafficking in West Africa
Human trafficking in West Africa might have a dismal future, which can exacerbate other human rights challenges and increasing the need for serious attention.
Paul Ahiave of CDD writes,
Sources:Searchlight Centre for Democracy and Development, Oct 2010, pg 6:
Human rights bills in Nigeria up for consideration
A set of human rights bills under consideration in Nigeria could – if passed – significantly improve human rights observance.
Kole Shettima of CDD writes,
Sources:Searchlight Centre for Democracy and Development, Oct 2010, pg 4, 5
C. Hitz and M. Radka in "Environmental negotiation and policy: the Basel Convention on transboundary movement of hazardous wastes and their disposal", International Journal of Environment and Pollution, vol1.1 No.1/2, 1991, p.55.
Resolution 1153 (XLVII) of 25 May 1988